Feb 26, 2013 2:00am PST
. that same day, florida governor rick scott appoints angela curry to lead a special investigation. the next day, president obama speaks publicly about the case for the first time. >> if i had a son, he'd look like trayvon. >> reporter: march 24th, a new black pan per that's right offers a $10,000 reward for zimmerman's capture. two days later, trayvon martin rallies are held across the country demanding zimmerman's arrest. april 11, zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder and turns himself in. bond is set at $150,000 and three days later, he walks out of jail in the middle of the night only to return six weeks later when a judge revokes his bond after prosecutors say zimmerman and his wife lied about being poor at his bond hearing, failing to mention hundreds of thousands of donated dollars from supporters. this time zimmerman's wife is also arrested, charged with perjury. july 6th, zirmmmmerman's releas now on $1 million bond and goes into hiding. zimmerman appears on fox news. >> is there anything you might do differently in retrospect, now that time passed a little bit? >> no, sir
Feb 25, 2013 11:00pm EST
as a community. >> state's attorney angela alsobrooks says there are too many children dropping out of school. representatives from mentoring group highlighted the need for male role models asking men to stand up and take responsibility for their children. >> that's what i'm talking about. >> some in the crowd took to their feet in a literal show of support. since the start of the school year six public school students have been killed in separate incidents. >> the gun violence has to stop. the guns have to get off the street. these innocent children are being taken for no reason. >> erica proctor's son was shot and killed one year ago just a few blocks from where 15-year- old suitland high school student charles walker jr. was gunned down just last week. proctor is hoping the community can stick together to stop this trend of violence. >> i think it's starting at home because you have a lot of these parents that are young raising these kids. >> police can't be everywhere and some community members are encouraging neighbors to step up and help tell police if they see something. >> when it com
Feb 25, 2013 11:00pm EST
to be there. >> reporter: state's angela brooks has emerged as a strong voice. she says everyone plays a part. >> this is a caring community and our resolve grows stronger every day. >> reporter: after this latest arrest, mcgraw says there are two cases still open. if you have information to help them close them, give them a call. we're here in forestville tonight, debra alfarone, wusa 9. >>> did you know that one out of three teenagers will experience some sort of violence in a dating relationship at some point? tomorrow night, debra has a heartbreaking story and the signs you need to know to help save a life. >>> in tonight's health alert, new guidelines for dealing with those dreaded ear infections. diagsing and treating them is not always easy for doctors. now the american academy of ped at tricts is -- pediatrics is updating its guidelines for children between the ages of 6 months and 12 years so doctors can make a moore accurate diagnosis and decide the best treatment. >> the children who benefit most from starting antibiotics are those with discharge or ruptured eardrum or high fever.
Feb 26, 2013 2:35am EST
. >> and the most got high marks from "world news now" nation. angela said seth macfarlane was one of the best hosts that made me watch the entire show. and of course, robin roberts on the red carpet. >> i thought seth -- every host gets grilled. but i thought it was decent. >> i think he's getting grilled by everybody because it was a good balance. he gave us a little bit of ricky gervais, which is what everybody wanted. then he gave us a little bit of billy crystal. a little bit of everything. >> i don't think anybody knew he was that multitalented. so it was good. >> i wanted voices. that's what i wanted. >> his impersonations? >> we got nothing. >> not a bad show. ratings were up. >> that's all that matters. >> congrats to all the winners. >> absolutely. now," february's fury. the late winter blast with blizzard-like conditions, powerful winds and deadly force. >> the record snowfall expected in texas as highways shut down and force snowplow drivers off duty. it's tuesday, february 26th. >> from abc news, this is "world news now." >> good tuesday morn, everybody. i'm rob nelson. >> welcome back.
Feb 26, 2013 4:00am PST
chief steps down and rick scott appoints angela curry to lead a special investigation. the next day, president obama speaks publicly about the case for the first time. >> if i had a son, he would look like trayvon. >> reporter: march 4th, a group call the new black panther party offers a $10,000 reward for zimmerman's "capture." trayvon martin rallies held across the country demanding zimmerman's arrest. april 11th, zimmerman charged with second degree murder and turns himself in. bond set at $150,000 and three days later, he walks out of jail in the middle night of, only to return six weeks later when a judge revokes his bond after prosecutors say zimmerman and his wife lied about being poor at his bond hearing, failing to mention hundreds of thousands of donated dollars from supporters, this time zimmerman's wife is also arrested, charged with perjury. july 6th. zimmerman's release from jail again, now on $1 million bond and goes into hiding. zimmerman appears on fox news. >> anything you might do differently in retrospect now that time has passed a little bit? >>> no, sir. >> rep